Shining Resonance Re:frain opening movie, first details and screenshots

PlayStation 4 remaster launches March 29, 2018 in Japan.

Shining Resonance Re:frain

Sega has released the opening movie, and first official details and screenshots of its newly announced Shining Resonance Re:frain for PlayStation 4.

The remastered version of the 2014-released PlayStation 3 title Shining Resonance includes enhanced graphics, additional elements such as the new “Refrain Mode” and various adjustments, and more than 150 pieces of downloadable content.

Get the details below.

■ What is Shining Resonance Re:frain?

The Gem of a Fantasy RPG Resurrected on PS4

Shining Resonance Re:frain

The 2014-released, well-received gem of a fantasy RPG Shining Resonance finally appears on PlayStation 4! Enjoy the game with beautiful visuals in full high-definition and 60 frames per second. There is also a new theme song, “Towairo no Aria” sung by Kirika (voiced by Saori Hayami) and Sonia (voiced by Asami Seto).

Includes All 150-Plus Pieces of Downloadable Content

Shining Resonance Re:frain

All 150-plus pieces of downloadable content released for the original version are included in this title. Enjoy all the content, including each character’s extra events, additional dungeons, swimsuit and idol costumes, and more. This is the definitive edition!

■ New Mode: “Refrain Mode

Shining Resonance Re:frain

A new “Refrain Mode,” in which a “what if” story not included in the original version will unfold, has been added. Enjoy an adventure with popular characters Excela Noa Aura and Jenius Aeon, who did not become party members in the main story, from the beginning of the game. Of course, night events and dates are also included.

■ “Premium Fan Box” Limited Edition

Shining Resonance Re:frain

For 9,490 yen, the “Premium Fan Box” limited edition of Shining Resonance Re:frain includes the following:

  • A copy of Shining Resonance Re:frain for PlayStation 4
  • A special-make box with a new illustration
  • “Shining Magazine” fan book – An A4-size, 80-plus page official book compiled by AlbionWorks, which is led by character designer Tony Taka.
  • Shining Resonance Re:frain Ryuusou Kishi no Hibi” drama CD – A Shining series-familiar drama CD featuring “another story” woven by the characters.
  • “Towairo no Aria” theme song CD – A CD featuring the new theme song produced by Elements Garden. A new duet sung by Kirika (voiced by Saori Hayami) and Sonia (voiced by Asami Seto).

■ Kirika Swimsuit Figure and DX Pack

Kirika Swimsuit Figure

Alphamax will release a 1/7 scale, 26cm tall (pedestal included), PVC-coated figure of Kirika wearing the new “Crimson Lotus” swimsuit costume for 12,800 yent in March 2018. The figure will be entirely built-to-order and pre-orders will be available until December 4.

Additionally, at the Sega Store, pre-orders are available for a 20,293 yen Shining Resonance Re:frain “DX Pack,” which includes:

  • A copy of Shining Resonance Re:frain for PlayStation 4
  • Kirika Towa Alma Crimson Lotus Swimsuit Ver. figure
  • Kirika Towa Alma Crimson Lotus Swimsuit clear file
  • Sega Store-exclusive bonus: Tony Taka-illustrated B2 tapestry Marion Lu Shila Swimsuit Ver.

Shining Resonance Re:frain is due out for PlayStation 4 in Japan on March 29, 2018.

Watch the opening movie below. View the screenshots at the gallery. Visit the official website here.

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